Updates of the 4D development environment and 4D Business Kit, an eCommerce solution, are ready and available for download from
4D 6.8.2 is a maintenance release with bug fixes to the custom printing commands introduced in version 6.8.1 for Mac OS X. 4D Business Kit 1.2.1 is a bug fix to the latest release, which brought the complete, integrated rapid storefront eCommerce tool native on Mac OS X.
4D 6.8.1, introduced last month, features customizable printing options, improved rendering and interface programming options, plus SSL, PPP and IMAP4 protocol support integrated into the 4D language. Pricing for the standard edition is US$349. The 4D Business Kit 1.2.1, which also debuted in July, introduced catalog development, shopping cart technology, multi-currency payment systems, tax calculations, shipping, customer management and order tracking to Mac OS X. The kit costs $499.
4D, Inc. is the publisher of the 4th Dimension RAD/RDBMS Environment, 4D WebSTAR Server Suite and 4D Business Kit.